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  • Couple find farming bliss in Seminole County

    Couple find farming bliss in Seminole County
    Chickens peck in a compost pile as workers hurry to finish building a shelter for two alpacas named Cheech and Chong, who are about to arrive at Maya Papaya Community Farm. The 5-acre farm at the end of a dirt road near Oviedo is an increasingly rare...
  • Barbecue guide covers Orlando, Central Florida

    Barbecue guide covers Orlando, Central Florida
    If you want to throw fuel on a barbecue get-together, start a debate about sauce, the type of meat and the heat source for cooking. Then stand back before you are consumed by the whoosh of the verbal fire. In North Carolina, folks prefer a vinegar-based...
  • Joys of cycling cast a spell on ardent riders

    Joys of cycling cast a spell on ardent riders
    Forrest Coleman is in a rocking chair on the shaded front porch of the Killarney Station trailhead, gently rocking back and forth. His headphones are around his neck. He's wearing a 2013 Florida Freewheelers Horrible Hundred cycling jersey. There's a long...
  • Akron first in line with offer for Hagerty ATH Jaquavis Dixon

    Akron first in line with offer for Hagerty ATH Jaquavis Dixon
    When Hagerty athlete Jaquavis 'Qua' Dixon received his first scholarship offer from Akron during practice Wednesday, he was so excited he couldn't even remember the name of the coach who offered him. "I was so shocked. When he offered me I had to...
  • Boys shot put all-time bests

    Boys shot put all-time bests
    All-time best distances 64-8 Tommy Sparks, Edgewater, 1976 62-9½ Carlo White, Seminole, 1992 62-7¼ Brett Williams, Osceola, 1998 62-1 Bernard Sparrow, Seminole, 1994 61-5½ Tonyo Sylvester, Seabreeze, 1985 60-6¼ Steve Gettell, Seabreeze, 1977 60-¼ Ray...
  • Girls 4x400 meter relay all-time bests

    Girls 4x400 meter relay all-time bests
    All-time bests 3:40.36 Oak Ridge, 2004 3:44.82 Oak Ridge, 2003 3:45.11c Seminole, 1987 3:46.50 Oak Ridge, 2005 3:46.67 Oak Ridge, 2007 3:47.28c Seminole, 1988 3:47.7c Oak Ridge, 1983 3:48.78 Oak Ridge, 2014 3:49.18 Evans, 2012 3:50.42 Lake Mary, 2008 ---...
  • DP, Lake Mary seize region track titles; West Orange sprinter shines

    DP, Lake Mary seize region track titles; West Orange sprinter shines
    BUNNELL — Track and field neophyte Destiny Washington ran fast all season, but she did so in the shadows of elite sprinters such as Kaylin Whitney and Sharrika Barnett. With one sensational lap in Thursday's Class 4A, Region 1 meet at Flagler Palm...
  • FABC honors area coaches as best in 5 of 8 boys classifications

    FABC honors area coaches as best in 5 of 8 boys classifications
    Area schools captured five of the eight Florida Association of Basketball Coaches boys state Coach of the Year awards announced this week. Those recipients are Don Blackmon of 8A state champ Winter Park, Ed Kershner of 7A champ Oviedo, Freddie Cole of...
  • Special Olympics Torch Run travels through Seminole County

    Special Olympics Torch Run travels through Seminole County
    One-hundred yards to go and Special Olympian Monica Hernandez started sprinting.  With a torch extended into the air from her left hand, Hernandez, 26, of Oviedo, crossed the finish line as more than a dozen Seminole County law enforcement officers...
  • Seminole sales tax all about quality of life

    Seminole sales tax all about quality of life
    Seminole County schools Superintendent Walt Griffin and the mayors of Seminole's seven cities have every right to lob a big "I told you so" at the County Commission. But they are much too diplomatic. So I'll say what they won't: They told you so,...
  • Sports Buzz: Can UCF's success help land more local football recruits?

    Sports Buzz: Can UCF's success help land more local football recruits?
    As was evidenced by the recent NFL Draft, the stock of local football talent is on the rise and UCF could certainly benefit from landing more hometown stars like the quarterback they snagged back in 2010 by the name of Blake Bortles. The former Oviedo...